Captain cool Mahendra Singh Dhoni will be hoping to lead India to ultimate glory in the 2011 World Cup.
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar will be playing in his sixth successive World Cup
Nawab of Najafgarh Virender Sehwag will be looking to fire on all cylinders at the top of the order.
Team India will be looking for some breathtaking starts from opener Gautam Gambhir.
India will need Suresh Raina to provide stability in the middle order
The flamboyant Yuvraj Singh will want to prove that his is still a force to reckon with.
The team will be hoping for runs galore from Virat Kohli who will be appearing in his maiden World Cup along with six others.
Yusuf Pathan will be a real asset to the team with his big hitting and useful off-spinners.
Praveen Kumar will be hoping for his swing bowling to do the trick for Team India
By far India's best pace bowler, Zaheer Khan will be wanting to make his third World Cup a memorable one